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NC Cooperative
Extension Service Announces Strategic Plan

The Cooperative Extension Service at NC State outlines its vision for restructuring over the next 22 months by targeting its strengths and improving access to services across the state.

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NC Cooperative Extension Service_Conference Listening Session_11-6-13

NC Cooperative
Extension Service Announces Strategic Plan

The Cooperative Extension Service at NC State outlines its vision for restructuring over the next 22 months by targeting its strengths and improving access to services across the state.

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SHIIP

Open Enrollment for
Medicare Plan D

Open Enrollment for Medicare Plan D will begin October 15.  Open Enrollment will go to December 7.  This is the time you look at your current Plan D, consider your options and can choose a new plan, or it is the opportunity to enroll as a new Medicare beneficiary.  Call Gail Spiewak, SHIIP Coordinator at the Chowan County Cooperative Extension Center, 252-482-6585 to make your appointment.

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Munsell color book being used to determine the hue, value and chroma of a soil.

Soil 101: Introduction
to Soil – Online!

Understanding soil is a basic skill needed by anyone interested in agriculture, environmental science, gardening, natural resource management, and water quality. Traditionally, to gain that skill, a person has had to pay college tuition and spend long hours in a classroom. Now, with the power of the internet at your fingertips, the NC Cooperative Extension Service is bringing a first class Introduction to Soil education to your office, dining room table, or local coffee shop. Learn more about this open online course at http://go.ncsu.edu/introduction-to-soil

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See Us on YouTube!

See our YouTube video. . .  "Chowan County Extension is..."

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Horticulture
InfoSearches Provide Answers!

Looking for answers to fruit, vegetable, weed or floriculture questions? The NC State University Department of Horticulture invites you to try their powerful, but focused search engines designed to provide answers from the scientific literature, trade and association magazines/websites and NC State University, and archive (repository of literature dating back to the 1800s).  Use these search engines for all of your fruit, vegetable, weed and floriculture questions. Floriculture InfoSearch Fruit InfoSearch Vegetable InfoSearch Weed InfoSearch

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All about Poinsettias popular

Everything you want to know about Poinsettias How to choose the right poinsettia for you? Decorating with poinsettias Growing poinsettias in the home/reflowering poinsettias Poinsettia history Poinsettias are not poisonous Poinsettia Open House, December MORE » – from   Gardening

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Extension Master Gardeners Headed to Costa Rica in 2015

North Carolina Extension Master Gardener Volunteers (EMGVs) are launching an International Travel Study program with a trip to Costa Rica 2/20/2015 to 3/2/2015. EMGVs and other interested individual are welcome. A payment of $2,895 (does NOT include airfare)  is due MORE » – from   Gardening

Coming Soon! HOLIDAY COOKING SCHOOL

Contact Mary Morris, FCS Agent (Bertie and Chowan), to get registered for these fun, informative classes!  482-6585 (You may also ask for Denise or MORE »

Holidays

4-H Holiday Greenery Fundraiser

There’s a chill in the air meaning the Holiday season is almost here! Pre-order your Holiday greenery today and help support your local 4-H Program. Greenery is fresh and fragrant from the Smokey MORE »

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Backyard Composting

Instead of disposing of yard trimmings and kitchen scraps, you can compost them in your own backyard. Composting is an easy, fascinating, and natural way to recycle. Compost can be made from most MORE » – from   Gardening

Master Gardeners Announce Scholarship

The Chowan, Gates and Perquimans County Volunteer Master Gardeners are proud to announce The Katherine G Shook Master Gardener Scholarship, a $1,000 award, to help an area student who plans to study horticulture, MORE »

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EVENTS View All
SHIIP CounselingTue Dec 23, 2014
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
Chowan County Co-Op Ext, North Granville Street, Edenton, NC, United States
— 2 days away
SHIIP CounselingTue Jan 6, 2015
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
Chowan County Co-Op Ext, North Granville Street, Edenton, NC, United States
— 2 weeks away
SHIIP CounselingTue Jan 20, 2015
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
Chowan County Co-Op Ext, North Granville Street, Edenton, NC, United States
— 4 weeks away
SHIIP CounselingTue Feb 3, 2015
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
Chowan County Co-Op Ext, North Granville Street, Edenton, NC, United States
— 1 month away
Peanut Production MeetingTue Feb 3, 2015
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM— 1 month away
Cotton Production MeetingWed Feb 4, 2015
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM— 2 months away
SHIIP CounselingTue Feb 17, 2015
8:00 AM - 12:00 PM Where:
Chowan County Co-Op Ext, North Granville Street, Edenton, NC, United States
— 2 months away
Albemarle Area Landscape SchoolWed Feb 25, 2015
10:00 AM - 2:30 PM Where:
1209 McPherson St, Elizabeth City, NC 27909, USA
— 2 months away
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